The Downline Blog

Alumni Spotlight – Karen Fulgham

Q:  When did you go through Downline and what prompted you to do it. I went through Aug 2015-May 2016. I was prompted to attend Downline out of the desire for a deeper experience with Christ, and to gain biblical knowledge about Him so that I can teach others that a life with Jesus is the […]

2015-16 Class Graduation

2015-16 Downline Conway Class: 16 students 6 Conway churches 15 Conway pastors 35 Central Arkansas pastors 150 Hours of training 36 Lessons retaught 1 Command in the Great Commission 1 Passion 1 Purpose 1 Hope 1 Savior

Helpful Resources in Light of SCOTUS Ruling

We do not live or make disciples in a culture-less vacuum.  While we cannot surrender to the culture or let the culture lead us in matters of truth, we would also be foolish to ignore the culture, and what is happening all around us.  God is not surprised by the Supreme Court’s ruling, nor does […]

The Hole in Our Holiness

Kevin DeYoung has done us all a favor and written a great book on properly understanding the pursuit of holiness.  There are many in our churches, and many nonbelievers who have this perception, that think the Christian life is all about trying to do the right things so God will accept you.  Yet the Gospel […]

Alumni Spotlight – Derick Easter

This month we caught up with Derick Easter, a Downline alum from the first class in Little Rock.  Derick is the pastor of New St. Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church, husband to Keely, and father to Jasmine and William Seth. (1) What did you appreciate most about your experience in Downline? There are several things I […]